The Rochester Area Colleges’ Center for Excellence in Math and Science is pleased to announce the three finalists of the Rochester Area Excellence in STEM Teaching Award finalist. The award is designed to recognize excellence and innovation in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) teaching, and to create a forum for collaboration and sharing of activities, instructional strategies, and best practices.
Award finalist were selected by a jury of local teachers and will receive a travel scholarship of up to $2,000 to attend a STEM learning conference of their choice. The winner will receive a $10,000 classroom upgrade. These prizes have been made possible though a generous donation from Wards Natural Science of Henrietta, NY. All award finalists will be formally recognized and the winner will be announced at an special recognition dinner at the 2008 Collaboration Event on October 1st. Finalists will also present their innovative classroom activities on October 2nd.
Who are the finalists? Click here to find out!